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Mount Polley Mine disaster should be a wake-up call

Wednesday, 06 Aug 2014 - OTTAWA – Following the catastrophic tailings pond spill that took place Monday at the Imperial Metals Mount Polley Copper Mine, the Green Party of Canada is calling for far more stringent safety...
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August 6th is Hiroshima Day

Wednesday, 06 Aug 2014 - OTTAWA – On this the 69th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, the Green Party of Canada joins Green parties worldwide in calling for global nuclear disarmament.  On this day in 1945, more than...
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Statement from Paul Estrin, President of the Green Party of Canada

Tuesday, 05 Aug 2014 - Today Paul Estrin issued the following statement regarding his resignation as President of the Green Party of Canada:  I am proud of all the successes and achievements made during my term as...
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Greens support medical treatment in Canada for 100 wounded Gazan children

Tuesday, 05 Aug 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada supports the humanitarian campaign led by Palestinian-Canadian Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish to bring 100 seriously wounded Gazan children to Canada for medical treatment...
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Excerpt on Israel-Gaza conflict from Elizabeth May's 2014 Convention Keynote Address

Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 - "I want to at least touch on what’s happening right now in Israel and Gaza, and the Palestinian people and the Israeli people and say, from the bottom of my heart, that Israeli children and...
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Greens conclude successful 2014 Convention

Monday, 21 Jul 2014 - FREDERICTON -- As the Green Party of Canada's 2014 Convention draws to a close, Greens from across Canada celebrate a productive weekend of rebuilding Canadian democracy. Hundreds of Green delegates...
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Greens call for federal intervention to save NB Morgentaler Clinic

Friday, 18 Jul 2014 - Fredericton - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP for Saanich Gulf Islands, today urges federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose to intervene to defend women's rights in New...
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Greens to hold national Convention in Fredericton to chart course to 2015

Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 - OTTAWA – Hundreds of Green Party members from across Canada will come together in Fredericton New Brunswick this weekend, July 18-20 for the Green Party of Canada’s 2014 Convention. From July 18 to...
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Greens call on Israeli and Palestinian leadership to end hostilities and protect civilians

Friday, 11 Jul 2014 - “We need to immediately put a stop to this terrible cycle of violence which is killing innocent Israeli and Palestinian children.” – Elizabeth May (OTTAWA)  July 11, 2014 – Green Party of Canada...
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Elizabeth May congratulates Green candidates on by-election gains

Tuesday, 01 Jul 2014 - TORONTO – Green Party Leader Elizabeth May today congratulates Green candidates Camille Labchuk (Trinity–Spadina), Shahbaz Mir (Scarborough–Agincourt), Larry Ashmore (Macleod) and Brian Deheer (Fort...
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